I Am a Cat

I Am a Cat

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by Soseki Natsume
     
 

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Though the total book is held together by the continuing theme of a nameless cat's observations on upper middle-class Japanese society of the Meiji era, its essence is in the humor and the sardonic truth of these various observations.  See more details below

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Though the total book is held together by the continuing theme of a nameless cat's observations on upper middle-class Japanese society of the Meiji era, its essence is in the humor and the sardonic truth of these various observations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804812801
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Publication date:
06/28/1979
Series:
I Am a Cat Series
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
4.36(w) x 7.17(h) x 0.59(d)

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Meet the Author

Born Natsume Kinnosuke, Soseki was brought up in a middle-class family at the beginning of the Meiji period. After an extensive education in English, Chinese, and Japanese literature, Soseki taught English at the University of Tokyo. In 1907, he gave up teaching to devote himself to writing and produced a number of books, including Botchan, The Three-Cornered World, and Mon. He died in Tokyo in 1916.

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